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Posted on: April 3, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Bismarck Historical Society Presenting Program on Postcards of the City

Bismarck Postcard CollageThe Bismarck Historical Society will be hosting a special program at Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library Meeting Room A on Wednesday, April 12, 2023, at 6:30 PM.


The speaker for this presentation will be Jason “Mr. Bismarck” Tomanek, a member of the Bismarck Historical Society Board of Directors.  


The topic of this presentation is “Postcards of Bismarck, North Dakota – A visual inventory of Bismarck’s history in a 3.5” x 5” format”. Jason will share images from his extensive collection of postcards from Bismarck’s past, discuss the historical evolution of postcards and how they grew to such popularity, and demonstrate what a real-life deltiologist does with his spare time. With nearly 400 different postcards to choose from, Jason has curated a visual inventory from the early days of Bismarck, the Dakota Territory, and through the modern era. 


The presentation is offered at no cost. Click for more information about the Bismarck Historical Society. If you have suggestions for upcoming presentations, please email the organization


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